Lana Cecil

Elementary ELA Instructional Coach, ESC Region 13

Lana Cecil is a teacher and instructional coach with 18 years’ experience. She has a passion for research, relationship building, and student achievement. Some accomplishments include Texas Lesson Study Facilitator, Microsoft Innovative Educator,  co-creator- and presenter of the Instructional Coach Endorsement program, Advanced Coaching Elements, Coach Like a ROCKSTAR, M13: MakerHappen, as well as a pioneer for the Virtual Coaching Program. She recently co-penned Teach me to MakerHappen: An educator’s guide to Makerspace.

My Sessions

Teach Me to MakerHappen – Lite


Create and implement a Makerspace in an educational setting on any budget. The intent of this session is to guide an educator through the process of establishing or reviving a Makerspace on their campus. It considers all the necessary components of successful implementation: establish a location, define leadership, let go of old thinking and learn […]

Content Knowledge & Pedagogy Interpersonal Skill